Paul Pogba: France must make amends for Euro 2016 final defeat

The much-awaited encounter will be between France , the 1998 World Cup champions, and Croatia which has qualified to the finals for the first time. France had the most unconvincing start to the tournament of the four semi-finalists. French midf... More..

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Macron congratulates Putin for hosting 'perfect' World Cup
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Macron congratulates Putin for hosting 'perfect' World Cup

Croatia , with a population of only 4.2 million people, were not among the favorites at the start of the tournament. "'Sometimes in football you lose, that's football, but we were dignified in our victories a...More..

Ukraine FA offers job to Croatian coach sacked after win over Russian Federation
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Ukraine FA offers job to Croatian coach sacked after win over Russian Federation

Only the Manchester clubs have conceded less Premier League goals than Liverpool since the Lovren-Van Dijk partnership was reunited, and it very almost culminated in the ultimate success, as Liverpool los...More..

Celebrating French players crash coach's post-match press conference
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Celebrating French players crash coach's post-match press conference

We merit it. I am very happy for this team. Though we're all video game enthusiasts primarily at App Trigger, it's hard to take your eyes off of the spectacle that is soccer at its very best. "There are bound...More..

Real Madrid and Chelsea discuss possible summer move for Courtois
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Real Madrid and Chelsea discuss possible summer move for Courtois

This isn't the first time that Hazard has hinted at a move to Real Madrid . 'The only thing is that my children are the most important and I'll make the decision that best suits me for everything'. The Lond...More..

Serena Williams sets up Wimbledon final clash against Angelique Kerber
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Serena Williams sets up Wimbledon final clash against Angelique Kerber

Ostapenko suddenly began to land some big blows, clawing back a couple of games and had a point to narrow the deficit to a single game as Kerber showed late nerves. Playing on Centre Court is always great,"said...More..

Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Wimbledon 2018 -- Novak Djokovic advances to men's final vs. Kevin Anderson

After 5hr 15min, in what was the second longest semi-final in Wimbledon history which resumed under the roof, Djokovic was pegged back by Nadal as the world No 1 took the fourth set to force a decider. For pe...More..

They make good love in Croatia - Lovren calls for respect
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

They make good love in Croatia - Lovren calls for respect

The defender, who also reached the Champions League final with Liverpool in May, will face France in the World Cup final on Sunday and the 29-year-old feels he has proved himself this season. 'I think peo...More..

Trump dodges London protests for tea with Queen Elizabeth
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Trump dodges London protests for tea with Queen Elizabeth

But it's unlikely the Trumps even saw them. "We have North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, then we have the United Kingdom , and then we have [Russian President Vladimir] Putin", Trump said, referencing his week...More..

Croatia rallies past England to reach World Cup final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Croatia rallies past England to reach World Cup final

England are out of the Fifa World Cup after Croatia fought back from 1-0 down to win 2-1 in extra time in a dramatic semifinal in Moscow . "It was a fantastic journey, we got further than anyone thought w...More..

Mercedes' Lauda: Recent Ferrari F1 mistakes unfair and not amusing
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Mercedes' Lauda: Recent Ferrari F1 mistakes unfair and not amusing

That marked the second time in three races that a Ferrari had taken out a Mercedes on the first lap of a race. At the French Grand Prix, Vettel ran into Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas at the st...More..

by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

"I'll show him!" - France's Giroud aims to prove Thierry Henry wrong

Belgium's Thomas Vermaelen speaks during a press conference in Dedovsk, Russia July 9, 2018. However, when they turn into symbols of competing nationalisms, as it will be seen in St Petersburg where Belgium...More..

What are the Thai cave rescue divers up against?
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

What are the Thai cave rescue divers up against?

Hospital authorities said the first group of four boys rescued on Sunday were in good health and they were mulling letting their parents meet their wards from Tuesday but from a glass door separation. Thailan...More..

Four Thai boys rescued as divers brace for next phase
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Four Thai boys rescued as divers brace for next phase

The anxious families say they have forgiven 25-year-old soccer coach Ekapol Chanthawong who led the boys on what was supposed to be an innocent adventure in cave exploring more than two weeks ago. Ambulance...More..

Croatia ends Russia's World Cup dream
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Croatia ends Russia's World Cup dream

But is was the Croatians that once again found the heart to advance, after a save from keeper Danijel Subasic, and a miss from Fernandes, led to Ivan Rakitic ending the second straight match with his winning ...More..

Thailand cave rescue: Mission to save boys under way
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Thailand cave rescue: Mission to save boys under way

The process is extremely risky, but officials say waters right now are at their optimal level inside the cave after a few days of better weather - and they're anxious about the potential for more rains to fill ...More..

Lucas Torreira confirms Arsenal transfer as he flies in for medical
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Lucas Torreira confirms Arsenal transfer as he flies in for medical

Sportsmail reported last week that the fee with Sampdoria was close to being agreed and would be announced once Uruguay's campaign in Russian Federation was over. "I've met some great people here and I'm rea...More..

Gupta: Eden Hazard outshines Neymar in battle of No. 10s
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Gupta: Eden Hazard outshines Neymar in battle of No. 10s

If Belgium's first goal in the 13th minute had an element of luck, with the ball going into the net off Fernandinho's shoulder from a corner, the second in the 31st minute was a percfect example of counter-at...More..

The incredible Brazil defensive record that will terrify Belgium
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

The incredible Brazil defensive record that will terrify Belgium

Neymar signalled he had well and truly put a recent injury lay-off behind him with an incisive performance in a 2-0 win over Mexico in Samara, where he scored the opener and set up Roberto Firmino for his maid...More..

‘Surprised’ Serena thanks Wimbledon for seeding boost
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

‘Surprised’ Serena thanks Wimbledon for seeding boost

Nonetheless, three-time Wimbledon champion Chris Evert gives Williams as much chance as any woman in a wide-open field that earlier Monday lost its No. "I don't go out there expecting to "do well" or 'see wha...More..

LeBron James banner comes down in Cleveland
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

LeBron James banner comes down in Cleveland

After being in the National Basketball Association for 15 years, this will be the first time James will play for a Western Conference team . Unless he is traded, Lonzo Ball will be teammates with LeBron Jam...More..

Cavani doubtful for France match
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Cavani doubtful for France match

Following Portugal's defeat at the hands of Uruguay in the 2018 FIFA World Cup on June 30, the team's striker Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend was trolled by angry fans. What Ronaldo lacked was somebody t...More..

Teen soccer team may be stuck in Thailand cave for months
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Teen soccer team may be stuck in Thailand cave for months

Rescuers had discussed waiting until water levels subsided to get the boys out. "Diving is not easy". Those who have never done it will find it hard, because there are narrow passages in the cave. Why couldn'...More..

Watch Fifa World Cup 2018 Round of 16 match on TV, online
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Watch Fifa World Cup 2018 Round of 16 match on TV, online

Although Spain lacked the finishing they needed to win the game, the biggest blunder they did was relying too much on their back line and not showing the urgency of scoring another goal . It was Russia's o...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal knocked out of World Cup by Uruguay
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal knocked out of World Cup by Uruguay

Messi on the other hand only managed one. Portugal finished as runners-up to Spain in Group B, while Uruguay kept three successive clean sheets as they topped Group A ahead of hosts Russian Federation. Mi...More..